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Hello and welcome to my blog! My name is Kelsie and I'm a wedding photographer based in Columbus, Ohio. Grab a cup of coffee (or in my case - a cup of hot chocolate!), a glass of wine or a bottle of coke and enjoy viewing my latest work, browsing resources for brides and photographers, and getting a little peek into my life!

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Carly is a senior at Westerville North High School, and is graduating this weekend! Woohoo!! Her sweet, gentle spirit is going to carry her so far in her future. Carly will be attending Cedarville University in the fall and has dreams of becoming a nurse. She’s incredibly bright, and was such a joy to photograph! […]

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A few weeks ago, Madeline and I wandered through the streets of the Orgeon District in Dayton, Ohio for her senior session. We found some of the cutest little houses and I think I may have found a new favorite spot or two down here!! Madeline is graduating next year, and has plans to study […]

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When Kate and I were trying to decide where she wanted her senior pictures taken, I knew that the Short North in Columbus would be absolutely perfect for her! She wanted an urban area with a lot of art, so there couldn’t have been anything better! We had a beautiful afternoon and explored all of the nooks and… 

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A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to photograph Emma, and we had such a great time. It didn’t take much to make her giggle, and those images are some of my favorites! We explored the Wegerzyn Gardens Metro Park in Dayton, Ohio and then made our way over to the high school stadium. She has big plans for…

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Eleanor is the sweetest little girl. She has such an adorable smile, especially when she crinkles her nose! Her joy and laughter are contagious; I’m sure you will crack a smile by just looking through these images, because I know I do! I could hardly contain my giddiness this past week as I made my way through her…

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I’ve known Rachael for quite a while now as our families have been friends for years. A few weeks ago, we spent a Saturday morning exploring downtown Dayton taking some senior pictures for her and it we had a blast! The Oregon district is one of my favorite places in Dayton because of the unique architecture and…

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At the beginning of the summer, I had the opportunity to attend the #KariMe Workshop by Kari Bowman! It was absolutely incredible. If you missed the recap, you can find it hereDuring the shooting portion of the day, Kari took headshots for each of the attendees. I don’t think I could accurately describe how badly I’ve…

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I got to kick off graduation season with a quick session with Celena! Wow, when you have a beautiful girl + gorgeous light, magic happens! Loved these images…

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You guys, Michelle is a MODEL! Well, at least she should be! Michelle and I are housemates this year and it has been such a blast becoming closer friends this year. She’s always been so supportive of my business, so when I got the chance…

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this friends, is where it gets real. This is where you can find my vulnerable heart, and really get to know the heart behind this business of mine. 

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I have just loved writing this blog series and I hope you’ve enjoyed reading it! So far, I’ve shared about how I found my passion, why I started my business, some of the struggles

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the heart behind it all

You wouldn't know it if I walked past you, or possibly even if we were friends. You might not know it even if you looked me in the eye. The one thing that I rely on

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I'm a creative because He's the creator

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the heart behind it all

I am so incredibly thankful for the creative gifts I've been given. But let's be real, I wouldn't be able to do any of this if it weren't for Jesus. Do you know why? 

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The story of my own lenses

The Struggle of Comparison

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